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5/28/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:scott crotwell
Dates:5/8/2017 - 5/8/2017
Album Info:This load was picked up in Syracuse from CSX, and delivered to Binghamton by NYSW. From there, NS delivered it to Athens, PA to be picked up by a shortline there. It took over 3 hours to get it across the bridge near by back yard. It was there when I got home from work.
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Back view
Title:  Back view
Description:  3806 resting before heading to the load.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:05:14 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  28   Comments: 2
Looking for the power.
Title:  Looking for the power.
Description:  I thought CSX was pulling the load. I get to N Greenbush St, and find 3806 instead.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:47:40 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  74   Comments: 2
Attempt #1A
Title:  Attempt #1A
Description:  Trying to clear the bridge. More work has to be done before it clears the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:08:09 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  35   Comments: 2
Attempt #1B
Title:  Attempt #1B
Description:  Trying to get across the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:51:09 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  95   Comments: 2
Attempt #1C
Title:  Attempt #1C
Description:  Trying so hard to clear the bridge. It will be a while before it happens.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:11:41 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  31   Comments: 2
Cutting the bridge
Title:  Cutting the bridge
Description:  MofW crew making the bridge wider.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:53:47 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  140   Comments: 2
Checking
Title:  Checking
Description:  MofW crew checking to see if the load will clear. It will still be a while before it clears.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:16:59 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  30   Comments: 2
More cutting
Title:  More cutting
Description:  Necessary because the bridge is still not wide enough.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:21:04 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  44   Comments: 2
The load
Title:  The load
Description:  Finally, it cleared the bridge! It would be a few minutes before it is on the move.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:00:04 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  RollingStock,Track
Locomotives: 
Views:  148   Comments: 2
The aftermath
Title:  The aftermath
Description:  Work done by the MofW crew to get the load across.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:03:58 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Track
Locomotives: 
Views:  136   Comments: 3
Finally!!!
Title:  Finally!!!
Description:  Over 3 hours later, the load is on the move. The boxcar is new to RRPA.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:07:17 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  106   Comments: 3


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